Florida's Unemployment Rate

Florida's unemployment rate was 3.6% in Oct 2017.

Florida's Nonagricultural Employment

Florida's nonagricultural employment (seasonally adjusted). 8,655,100 jobs in Oct 2017.

Florida's Employment Gains and Losses

Florida experienced a gain of 197,500 jobs (2.3%) since Oct 2016.

Official Data Release

Florida's Data Release Summary Dashboard

Florida's Minimum Wage Increases January 1, 2018

Florida's minimum wage will increase to $8.25 on January 1, 2018, up from this year's minimum of $8.10 per hour.

Florida's Statewide Demand Occupation Lists Released

2017-2018 Regional Demand Occupation Lists released. View occupations and their annual percent growth in the state of Florida.

The Florida minimum wage is $8.10 per hour, effective January 1, 2017.

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